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    Russia aims to destabilize Ukraine, Poroshenko says
    Feb01

    Russia aims to destabilize Ukraine, Poroshenko says

    Petro Poroshenko says fighting has not abated, weapons still crossing border …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Life Story: Rose Cmikiewicz (1912-2015) — Lack of formal schooling didn’t hold back proud, independent woman
    Feb01

    Life Story: Rose Cmikiewicz (1912-2015) — Lack of formal schooling didn’t hold back proud, independent woman

    Rose Cmikiewicz Born: July 12, 1912, in Ottawa Died: Feb. 8, 2015, in Ottawa of natural causes By Betty-Anne Poaps Her mother named her, quite simply, Rose. She was part of a generation the likes of which we will likely not see again. Our Rose was the eldest of eight children born in Canada to young Ukrainian immigrants. The family led a hard...

    German-Russian ties feel Cold War-style chill over rape case
    Feb01

    German-Russian ties feel Cold War-style chill over rape case

    By Andreas Rinke and Paul Carrel Moscow’s intervention in an alleged rape case involving a German-Russian girl has heightened suspicions in Berlin that it is trying to stir up trouble, with a view to weakening Chancellor Angela Merkel. The case of the 13-year-old, named only as Lisa F., became the focus of political intrigue after she told...

    Ways out of a blind alley in Ukraine
    Feb01

    Ways out of a blind alley in Ukraine

    Almost one year after the Minsk agreement to resolve the Ukraine crisis, diplomats are working frantically behind the scenes but the two sides are still entrenched. Frank Hofmann reports from Kyiv. …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko calls for ceasefire in eastern Ukraine
    Feb01

    Poroshenko calls for ceasefire in eastern Ukraine

    President Petro Poroshenko has called for peace to be implemented in Ukraine’s east during a trip to Berlin. His demand comes a day before Kyiv’s parliament discusses constitutional reform for more autonomy for the east. …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko calls for ceasefire in eastern Ukraine
    Feb01

    Poroshenko calls for ceasefire in eastern Ukraine

    President Petro Poroshenko has called for peace to be implemented in Ukraine’s east during a trip to Berlin. His demand comes a day before Kyiv’s parliament discusses constitutional reform for more autonomy for the east. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Russia still sending troops, weapons to east Ukraine: Poroshenko (AFP)
    Feb01

    Russia still sending troops, weapons to east Ukraine: Poroshenko (AFP)

    Berlin (AFP) – Ukraine’s president Monday accused Russia of sending troops and weapons into the ex-Soviet state’s conflict-torn east, and warned that a fragile peace deal was not being fully implemented. …read more Source: The West...

    Chechen leader Kadyrov posts video of Russian opposition leader in gun sights
    Feb01

    Chechen leader Kadyrov posts video of Russian opposition leader in gun sights

    Mikhail Kasyanov, whose co-leader of Russian party was gunned down a year ago, says video by Chechnya’s pro-Kremlin leader is ‘direct threat of a murder’Chechnya’s Kremlin-backed leader, Ramzan Kadyrov, has posted a video of the Russian opposition leader Mikhail Kasyanov in a gunman’s crosshairs.Kadyrov has engaged in...

    Kyiv Criticizes French TV Documentary On Maidan Protests
    Feb01

    Kyiv Criticizes French TV Documentary On Maidan Protests

    The Ukrainian Embassy in Paris has expressed disappointment at a French television channel’s decision to collaborate on, and air, a documentary that Kyiv argues grossly distorts events of the country’s 2013-14 upheaval that ousted President Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Man City land Guardiola to drive European dream
    Feb01

    Man City land Guardiola to drive European dream

    Bayern Munich’s coach Pep Guardiola during the match on December 5, 2015. Photo: Reuters LONDON: English Premier League club Manchester City have named Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola as their new manager from July, hoping the Spaniard can emulate the glory years he enjoyed at Barcelona. READ ALSO Guardiola to manage Manchester City from...